MA - Amherst group campaigns to convert school bus fleet to electrical power

Mothers Out Front Amherst/Pioneer Valley are #inthenews fighting for a for a clean ride to school for our children!

Mothers Out Front recently launched an online petition, which the group anticipates submitting to school officials Dec. 17 with the signatures of community members and students, aimed at lowering greenhouse gas emissions, reducing pollution and improving the health of those affected by diesel exhaust.

On Tuesday, Mothers Out Front member Felicia Mednick told the School Committee that transitioning from fossil fuels to electricity will send a message to children that the town is taking the effects of climate change seriously and reducing its carbon footprint.

 

You can sign the petition here!

 

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